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Amenities in Braeside
Braeside is an active, affordable neighbourhood in southwest Calgary, Alberta. Homeowners looking for recreational activities in a well-connected area are going to love Braeside. There's always an opportunity for outdoor fun with South Glenmore Park to the north and Fish Creek Provincial Park to the south. Residents can ice skate and cross-country ski in the winter, or go hiking and boating in the summer.
Braeside has direct access to major roads, bike paths, and the C-Train. Residents can choose from a number of nearby parks, playgrounds, and off-leash areas for daily activities. Macleod Trail opens up endless options for dining, entertainment, and shopping destinations. Braeside is a diverse neighbourhood with both young families and seniors living in harmony. Families with children can spend a day at the wave pool, while seniors can catch a matinée at the cinema.
Braeside Fitness and Recreation Opportunities
Braeside is situated between Southland Leisure Centre and Canyon Meadows Aquatic and Fitness Centre. Yogis enjoy having Oxygen Yoga and Fitness right within the neighbourhood. Canyon Meadows Aquatic and Fitness Centre has a public swimming pool, gym, hot tub, steam room, and weight room.
Southland Leisure Centre is a multi-purpose recreation facility that offers a wide variety of activities and services. This popular facility has two public skating rinks, weight rooms, fitness classes, rock climbing, a gymnasium, and a cycling studio. The impressive aquatic division offers a water park, wave pool, aqua play structure, dive tank, open pool and kiddie pool. The community is well-equipped for recreational and leisure activities with a tennis court, outdoor skating rink, basketball court, and sports fields.
Canyon Meadows Golf and Country Club border the west of Braeside. Nestled on the edge of Fish Creek Park, the facilities span over 200 acres and host widely popular tournaments and events.
Braeside Shopping and Dining
Braeside has a number of shopping a dining amenities so residents don’t have to go far for daily amenities. Plazas in the area have Shoppers Drugmart, 7-Eleven, Scotiabank, Shell, RBC Royal Bank, Pet Value, and a variety of other shops and local services.
In under 10-minutes residents can head to one of Calgary’s most extensive shopping malls, Southcentre Mall. Southcentre Mall is a bright contemporary bi-level shopping mall with over 150 stores, a food court, and a seating area. Big names like Sephora, Hudson’s Bay, Foot Locker, and Sport Check can be found at this mall.
Thanks to Macleod Trail, residents can choose from a wide range of entertainment, shopping, or dining amenities. From live music and pool to fine dining, Braeside is close to it all.
Schools Serving Braeside
Braeside provides a variety of schooling options. Choose from public, catholic, or private schools for elementary, middle school, or high school programs.
Public school options include Braeside School, Willow Park, Fairview, John Ware, Louis Riel, and Henry Wise Wood High School.
Catholic school options include St. Benedict School, St. Gerard, St.Cyril, and Bishop Grandin High School.
Private school options include Akiva Academy and The Calgary Jewish Academy.
Childcare options within Braeside include Braeside Community Child Care, Fueling Brand Academy, and Adoring Dayhome Childcare.
Transportation in Braeside
Braeside residents have access to Calgary Transit bus routes 56, 95, 99, 125, 126, 304, 778, 780, and 786. The nearest LRT Station is Southland Station. Braeside is bordered by Southland Drive SW to the north, 14 St SW to the east, Anderson Rd SW to the south, and 24 St SW to the west.
What is the population of Braeside?
The population of Braeside is 6,463.
Is there a local community association in Braeside?
Braeside is covered by the Braeside Community Association, (BCA). The BCA hosts a variety of activities and events such as Food Truck Wednesdays, Pumpkin Giveaways, Tai Chi, and Private Skating Lessons. They provide programs for youth, seniors, and childcare. Amenities include playgrounds, a hockey rink, basketball courts, and fields for baseball, soccer, and football.
How long is the commute to downtown Calgary?
The commute from Braeside to downtown Calgary takes 20 minutes by car or 55 minutes by public transportation. Access downtown Calgary by taking either Macleod Trail, Crownchild Trail, or Highway 2 N.
What is the average household income in Braeside?
The average household income in Braeside is $87,894.
Is Braeside a safe place to live?
The violent crime rates in Braeside are 8% lower than the Calgary average.
Braeside community information
View the latest and newest Braeside homes for sale and Braeside Real Estate Listings below! Braeside is located in the southwest of Calgary, nestled just south of the Glenmore reservoir, and norther of Fish Creek Park, with Stoney Trail to the West, this offers home owners in the area a great amount of outdoor options from kayaking to long walks through along the many trails surrounding the area. Call 587-578-7653 to start your Braeside Calgary home search with the Real Estate Partners!
Hospitals and Clinics Serving Braeside
Braeside is a 10-minute drive from Rockyview General Hospital. There are nearby options for a variety of therapies and specialty health clinics. Braeside Veterinary Clinic is within community limits.
Quick Facts About Braeside
Quadrant: Southwest Calgary
Density (Individuals Per Square KM): 3,332
Violent crime rates are 8% lower than the Calgary average.
Braeside Parks and Outdoors
Braeside is situated between South Glenmore Park and Fish Creek Provincial Park. south Glenmore Park provides waterfront green space with biking and hiking trails, an aquatic playground, and a sailing school. The sun sets perfectly over the reservoir providing one of the most picturesque spots for golden hour in all of Calgary.
In the summer, residents have plenty of opportunities for sailing, kayaking, fishing, biking and hiking. During the winter, residents can enjoy classic activities such as cross-country skiing and skating. This area is perfect for all kinds of leisure activities and it's dog friendly. Fish Creek Provincial Park is a popular spot for hiking, jogging, cycling, fishing, boating, and picnicking. The extended trails that stretch along the riverside are popular for cycling and walking. Over 200 species of birds and wildlife call this park home, which is perfect for birdwatchers and wildlife watchers. Spend the day exploring trails with family then roast some marshmallows in the fire pits at night. It’s the perfect city escape without ever having to leave the city.
Braeside has several green spaces and parks around the neighbourhood perfect for local events and activities. Furry friends can run free at one of three off-leash areas nearby.
Braeside Real Estate Statistics
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